Monthly Archives: December 2012

2013 Boleh

There are plenty of blogs are filled with retrospectives of their year, and resolutions for their next year.  While I am tempted by to write it as it would be easy to fill a post with it, I am actually … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

Wishing you and yours a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.  May all your horsey dreams come true in 2013.

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Caveat Emptor

A friend of mine has a much loved, older polo pony that he want to find a good home for the pony to go into semi-retirement with.  No more polo tournaments.  It’s basically a give away to the right home. … Continue reading

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The Polo Loft by Zack’s Tack

Yes, it is true.  Zack’s Tack will take over operations of The Polo Loft at the Singapore Polo Club from 1st January 2013.  I started in the saddlery business opening my first shop in Singapore in 1987.  We closed it … Continue reading

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Helmet Up!

The FEI has launched a global campaign for the use of safety helmets when riding.  From 1st January, FEI General Regulations Article 140 stipulates that whilst riding on the show grounds the use of a properly fastened Protective Headgear is … Continue reading

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SnowJob II

I had 28 hours at home before I flew to Tianjin for the draw and press launch of the FIP Snow Polo World Cup 2013.  I am very honoured to be appointed FIP Tournament Director of this world championship for … Continue reading

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The Final

I was thrilled and amazed that after about 150 mm of rain on Thursday, that they could still play the final of the Argentine Open on Saturday. What a final it was.  My friends gave Ellerstina a one-in-a-thousand chance of … Continue reading

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FIP’s 30th

The Federation of International Polo is celebrating its 30th anniversary.  A new logo, to be used in this anniversary year has been produced.  Zack’s Tack was very happy to have this logo made into badges. 

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Rain, Rain, Go Away

The blasted rain keeps following me.  From Dubai, it has followed me all the way to Buenos Aires.  Today it rained all day in B.A.  112 mm of rain was recorded in the heaviest hour of rainfall, and we haven’t … Continue reading

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The Dubai Scene

I am almost embarrassed to say this was my first ever visit to Dubai.  I have passed through their magnificent airport many times but had never stopped to experience the country. This time, I stopped in Dubai for a flying … Continue reading

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